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#1 Posted by kingzetta (4497 posts) -

There is a new video on gametrailers for DMC.
It seems that when he uses devil trigger mode, his hair turns white. So there you go the complainers got their wish.

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#2 Posted by SMTDante89 (2839 posts) -

I don't think the complainers really got their wish since Devil Trigger is temporary.  They won't stop until he has permanent white hair.

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#3 Posted by Lunar_Aura (2824 posts) -

White haired emo is still emo.

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#4 Posted by kingzetta (4497 posts) -
@SMTDante89 said:
I don't think the complainers really got their wish since Devil Trigger is temporary.  They won't stop until he has permanent white hair.
of course
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#5 Posted by SuperfluousMoniker (2915 posts) -

Does it also make his ugly face not butt ugly anymore?

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#6 Posted by MiniPato (2819 posts) -

White or black, that haircut looks stupid no matter what color. I'm not a DMC fan, but that hair...

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#7 Edited by GodsMistakeXx (136 posts) -

I thought the complaints consisted more over the new punk angsty look, instead of over the hair color.

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#8 Posted by JJOR64 (19660 posts) -
@LunarAura said:

White haired emo is still emo.

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#9 Posted by beforet (3280 posts) -

I like the new kinda-edgy-but-not-really-but-god-damned-if-he-isn't-trying look.

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#10 Posted by thehexeditor (1436 posts) -

That trailer was a terrible use of The Glitch Mob's music.

Fucking embarrassing- the trailer for the Captain America movie did a much better job

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#11 Posted by benjaebe (2871 posts) -

I think it's pretty funny that people complain about the new character design as if the previous design wasn't just as bad.

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#12 Posted by drag (1212 posts) -
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I think it's pretty funny that people complain about the new character design as if the previous design wasn't just as bad.

it is pretty funny. new dante now was designed with the actual same concepts in mind as old dante was designed originally. the ideas behind the character's personality have stayed exactly the same, it's just the times have changed and made those ideas result in slightly different things 
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#13 Posted by bellmont42 (341 posts) -

That was a terrible trailer but it looks like some DMC to me.

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#14 Edited by MooseyMcMan (12409 posts) -

The lack of white hair was the least of the problems with that game, er, trailer(s) for that game. 
 
I am still not satisfied. 

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#15 Posted by Skogen (430 posts) -

White is right.

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#16 Posted by CSXLoser (603 posts) -

already slightly forgiven for music used in the trailer :) 

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#17 Posted by Icemael (6845 posts) -

No I didn't. The game is still being made by Ninja Theory.

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#18 Posted by BraveToaster (12636 posts) -

That trailer sucked.

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#19 Posted by Slaker117 (4872 posts) -
@Beforet said:

I like the new kinda-edgy-but-not-really-but-god-damned-if-he-isn't-trying look.

Yeah, so do I. He looks pretty shitty, but I'm pretty sure they were trying to make him look pretty shitty. I guess I understand why people might not like that though.
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#20 Posted by beforet (3280 posts) -

@Skogen said:

White is right.

Racist.

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#21 Posted by phish09 (1115 posts) -
@LunarAura said:

White haired emo is still emo.

I don't get it.  Dante has always been the most emo character in the history of (non-JRPG) video games.  I don't get how having black hair makes him any more emo than he already was.
 
Anyway...I'm gonna throw this out there.  Devil May Cry games have always sucked.  The first one was pretty original for it's time, but it has aged horribly and it is still the best of the 4. 
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#22 Posted by Zippedbinders (1153 posts) -

I think the only people who could make a truly great Devil May Cry game is Platinum, and they already made Bayonetta. DMC4 proved that Capcom shouldn't be trusted with making one, so they farmed it out to Ninja Theory. 
 
I'm actually all kinds of ok with that. Its not going to be a particularly great DMC game, but I'm stoked to see how good of a Ninja Theory game it will be. I loved Enslaved. I'm also physically incapable of caring less about the redesign, how much he looks like old Dante has zero bearing on the game unless you're a child who can't comprehend how and why things change.

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#23 Posted by buzz_clik (7418 posts) -

@Beforet said:

I like the new kinda-edgy-but-not-really-but-god-damned-if-he-isn't-trying look.

Yeah, I don't mind it either. All these people whinging about it are so crammed full of First World Problems that it's cascading out of their ears.

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#24 Edited by luce (4056 posts) -

The gameplay looks like devil may cry. Thats all I could ever ask for with Ninja Theory. 
 
Kind of dissapointed with the direction they're taking with the story. The whole punk, lets fight "the man" bullshit is played out IMO and Marc Ecko's Getting Up did it better from the looks of things

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#25 Posted by Make_Me_Mad (3227 posts) -
@buzz_clik said:

@Beforet said:

I like the new kinda-edgy-but-not-really-but-god-damned-if-he-isn't-trying look.

Yeah, I don't mind it either. All these people whinging about it are so crammed full of First World Problems that it's cascading out of their ears.

All of the hate at the people who don't like it seems a little odd.  I'm still going to give the game a shot, it might be pretty good, I just think don't like the way he looks.  What about that is so wrong?
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#26 Posted by RandomInternetUser (6805 posts) -

I find it funny that people complain more about the few people that still complain about the hair than people actually complain about the hair.
 
Anyways, the game play looked... ok I guess.  Can't really tell from that video.  I still have hope they will pull through and make the first game I like from them being as DMC is one of my favorite franchises.

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#27 Posted by Catolf (2791 posts) -
Yay hair goes right... everyone is happy now, right... RIGHT...
 
Wrong. People will keep bitching... he's still Dante.. but, let the fanboy tears fly~! I'll get my boat.
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#28 Posted by DeeGee (2192 posts) -

BUT GUYS, IN THE RICH FICTION OF DEVIL MAY CRY HIS HAIR IS ALWAYS THAT COLOUR, GUYS, NOT JUST FOR TRIGGER MODE.

goddamn, we're doing good not to have seen someone say this already.

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#29 Edited by shinigami420 (647 posts) -

No i didnt get me wish

i dont want some crappy uk studio to make the new DMC game

i want the old dudes from capcom to make it!!

FUCK NINJA THEORY I HOPE THEY BURN IN HELL

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#30 Posted by kingzetta (4497 posts) -
@buzz_clik said:

@Beforet said:

I like the new kinda-edgy-but-not-really-but-god-damned-if-he-isn't-trying look.

Yeah, I don't mind it either. All these people whinging about it are so crammed full of First World Problems that it's cascading out of their ears.

You know this is a videogame site right? People that have actual problems don't waste time on videogame website message boards.
I fucking hate when people say "ooh you have such fist world problems or white people problems." Trust me I hate complainers, even god hates complainers. if you have such liberal guilt, you should do something about it.
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#31 Posted by buzz_clik (7418 posts) -
@kingzetta said:
People that have actual problems don't waste time on videogame website message boards.
Nice generalisation. I'm sure HumanityPlague will be glad to hear that.
 
@kingzetta said:
...even god hates complainers.
Sorry, who? 
 
@kingzetta said:
if you have such liberal guilt, you should do something about it.
I have no real guilt whatsoever (although I probably should, but I'm an only child). In fact, I like living in a first world country and the opportunities it affords me. I was using "First World Problems" as the flippant, sarcastic online brand it has become, rather than any true indication of a person's honest feelings on the rift between the haves and the have-nots. 
 
Man, did you get pink and angry quickly. Dante fanboy, then?
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#32 Posted by Milkman (18802 posts) -

Do people really get this bent out of shape over fucking hair color? Jesus...video games, amirite?

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#33 Posted by ryanwho (12011 posts) -

Dante always looked like a bitch but he used to act John Carpenter style crazy so it was okay.
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#34 Posted by The_Laughing_Man (13807 posts) -
@kingzetta said:
There is a new video on gametrailers for DMC. It seems that when he uses devil trigger mode, his hair turns white. So there you go the complainers got their wish.
Its more of a complaint that new dante looks like the Head Dev of the game company. 
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#35 Posted by kingzetta (4497 posts) -
@buzz_clik said:
@kingzetta said:
People that have actual problems don't waste time on videogame website message boards.
Nice generalisation. I'm sure HumanityPlague will be glad to hear that.
 
@kingzetta said:
...even god hates complainers.
Sorry, who? 
 
@kingzetta said:
if you have such liberal guilt, you should do something about it.
I have no real guilt whatsoever (although I probably should, but I'm an only child). In fact, I like living in a first world country and the opportunities it affords me. I was using "First World Problems" as the flippant, sarcastic online brand it has become, rather than any true indication of a person's honest feelings on the rift between the haves and the have-nots.  Man, did you get pink and angry quickly. Dante fanboy, then?
No just don't like you, because your a douche.
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#36 Posted by buzz_clik (7418 posts) -
@kingzetta said:
No just don't like you, because your a douche.
*lil shrug* Toodles! :)
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#37 Posted by Lydian_Sel (2528 posts) -
@luce said:
The gameplay looks like devil may cry. Thats all I could ever ask for with Ninja Theory.  Kind of dissapointed with the direction they're taking with the story. The whole punk, lets fight "the man" bullshit is played out IMO and Marc Ecko's Getting Up did it better from the looks of things
This is kinda how I feel for the most part. 
 
After watching the trailer my main concern for the game is less the art style they've chosen or even the narrative, it's how incredibly tame the action looks at this point. Hopefully it's just a product of the game's current development progress, and I for one was certainly in favour of a more serious and gritty DMC experience, but after years of absolutely crazy shit happening in these games I don't know how interested I am in a deadly serious third person hack 'n slash. 
 
At what point does this become, or cease to be, a Devil May Cry game? Is it the inclusion of Dante or is it the style of action?
 
I love Devil May Cry so I'm giving Ninja Theory the benefit of the doubt, I just hope they're going somewhere with this reboot.
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#38 Posted by imsh_pl (4050 posts) -

I don't like Dante's new look. I think it's not a good choice to change the design of a character we've all known and grown up to love for years.
 
And after coming to this thread I apparently turn out to be a whiny nostalgic fanboy.

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#39 Edited by sopranosfan (1965 posts) -

Uhmm... Jessica Alba is not naked on my bed so you sir are a liar.
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#40 Posted by Yanngc33 (4551 posts) -

it's only in devil trigger mode

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#41 Edited by SlasherMan (1723 posts) -

What I wish for is another proper DMC, not this janky looking pile of mediocrity.
Not that it would matter anyway, all DMCs pale in comparison to Bayonetta IMO, so I'd rather have a sequel to that instead or at least something with the same combat system.
 
There goes another Japanese franchise that was once actually good.

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#42 Posted by CheapPoison (1029 posts) -

That's... not too exciting i must say...

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#43 Posted by dragonzord (840 posts) -

@LunarAura said:

White haired emo is still emo.

Dante's always been a white haired emo

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#44 Posted by TobbRobb (5811 posts) -

None says the first design was good or less "emo" than the new one, but goddamn i'm used to old shitty Dante and there is no freaking reason to change it. The new one isn't an improvement it's a palette swap without reason and I really just want them to leave his emo-ass style alone.

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#45 Posted by Xpgamer7 (2471 posts) -

I care less about the character arguments and more about gameplay.

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#46 Posted by beforet (3280 posts) -

What does the word "emo" even mean any more?

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#47 Posted by mylifeforAiur (3494 posts) -

If anything, the new feature denotes a severe lack of determination and confidence from the developer. Either go all the way and try to do your own thing, or give in to the fastidious fan-base completely. Otherwise your piecemeal offers will reek of indecisiveness and you'll come off as weak-willed and/or unsympathetic.

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#48 Posted by Vegetable_Side_Dish (1761 posts) -

What always gets me is when the new DMC character is called 'emo', as if the old one was...any different. 

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#49 Posted by Napalm (9230 posts) -
@Beforet said:

What does the word "emo" even mean any more?

Not how anybody is using it in this thread. 
 
Also, as long as the game stays true to the style of Devil May Cry, I won't have any issues. I kind of wish they would have kept going with Dante from Devil May Cry 4. I liked his older, street-smarter self in that game.
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#50 Edited by GoofyGoober (941 posts) -

I couldn't care less for the hair, what I do care about is how this is a devil may cry game, a game series built on fast paced excitement, and the trailer they showed off at E3 was slow boring and actually made me less interested in the game than I already was. 

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